Assistant Art Director

Assistant Art Director Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$68,000
$40,000
Min 10%
$68,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
New York University
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does an assistant art director make?
As an Assistant Art Director in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $68,925 per year or $33.14 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 77,000. The top 10 percent earn over $117,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $40,000 annually. Alaska, Washington, California, New York, and New Jersey are some of the states with the best Assistant Art Director salaries in the US. The typical tenure for an Assistant Art Director is 3.0 years.
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Average Assistant Art Director Salary By Location

Across America, Assistant Art Directors make on average $68,925 annually or $33.14 hourly. Working in San Francisco, CA as an Assistant Art Director will pay you the highest wages at around $93,777 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Assistant Art Directors is $47,000. Alaska, Washington, California, New York, and New Jersey are the top 5 highest earning states for Assistant Art Directors. Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Utah have the lowest Assistant Art Director salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$93,777
2
New York, NY
$84,418
3
Philadelphia, PA
$69,408
4
Boston, MA
$63,576
5
Corpus Christi, TX
$55,982

Average Assistant Art Director Salary By Company

There is good job security in Assistant Art Director positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Companies like New York University or Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Boston University and Johns Hopkins University pay their Assistant Art Directors very well.

Average Assistant Art Director Pay By Industry

Assistant Art Director salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Professional companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Assistant Art Directors. Salaries for Assistant Art Directors in Retail companies average $74,450 annually, while Professional companies and Finance companies pay $74,276 and $71,030, respectively. The types of companies that pay Assistant Art Directors the least are in the Media industry, where the average annual salary is $66,861.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$74,450
2
Professional
$74,276
3
Finance
$71,030
4
Media
$66,861

Recently Added Assistant Art Director Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Colorado
Assistant Art Director
12/03/2019
$52,000
First United Methodist Church
Assistant Art Director
06/04/2019
$38,000